I love journalism movies. In 2009 I watched State of Play, a movie about a grumpy old reporter who investigates a billion dollar scandal. He gets some help from a newspaper blogger. The funny situations – ‘I don’t have an opinion, maybe I should read some blogs’ – and the ‘damn fine reporting’ inspired me. […]
In 2012, Amsterdam-based bloggers Tim de Gier and Ernst-Jan Pfauth took up a month-long residency in New York to interview their favorite authors about that one book they cannot live without. Episode 1: Choire Sicha. Location: the tucked-away bar Má Pêche in Midtown Manhattan. Book: Janet Malcolm – The Journalist and the Murderer (1990).